A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

agnes Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words11.9 8 18.4 2.9 0 0 11.7 0
Number of occurrences1816 1 0 0 1 0
Number of authors6 1 1

Occurrences of agnes in Corpus

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Robertson, James The Mannie, (Scottish Book Trust 2018) Lallans, prose
'I brocht ye some eggs,' Agnes Fraser said, breengin intae t on page 7
t's cosy enough, this place,' Agnes said. 'Noo, dinna you be blat on page 8
aw the fermer in his tractor, Agnes's man, back and fore, back an on page 9
'I'm no jist shair,' Agnes said. 'She's run awa frae a m on page 10

9 matches

Wilson, Rab Accent O the Mind, (Luath 2006 ISBN: 978-1905222322) Lallans - New Cumnock, poetry
Wee Alex and Agnes though died at birth, on page 17

1 matches

Meikle, William Overheard in a Cemetery, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Ayrshire, prose
good do though - yer Auntie Agnes's
1 matches

Muir, Glenn David of Seafield, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
ver escaping and ending up wi Agnes, oor doonstairs neebour. We l
next tae the six lockups wis Agnes opposite auld Mr. and Mrs. Ur
r wid answer and their wid be Agnes , wi a mildly indignant, “A
3 matches

Scots Language Center Crackin aboot politics, (Scots Language Centre 2020) Lallans, blog
like. His reader wad’a been Agnes Keith coontess o Moray (dee
1 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@FaeFoggie tweeted in Doric

@officialAliRed tweeted in Southern

@rosa_alba_macd tweeted in Lallans

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